SCREENING: Documentary Resilience


Thu, 02/15/2018    
6:00 pm-7:30 pm


Northstar Community Church
563 Southlake Blvd, Midlothian, Virginia, 23236

Event Type

SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) and Beacon Tree will be screening the documentary Resilience at the Family Education Group at Northstar. Following the one hour film there will be a brief discussion along with a Q & A.

Studies show that Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs) mean someone is four times more likely to suffer poor health, 7 times likely to suffer alcoholism and drug addiction, and 12 times more likely to die by suicide.

What can we do? How can this knowledge help us understand behavioral health?

About Family Educational Group for Substance Abuse Disorder in Richmond, VA

This is a group focused on educating families on substance abuse disorder (addiction). You will find resources, what to do next and how to use the opioid trainers. These are structured with speakers and topics each week. For anyone with a loved one with an addiction, this is a fantastic group started by area expert, Tom Bannard. More information or to get on the reminder list: recovery@vcu.edu. Meeting times, info and location

VCU Motivate Clinic
501 N. 2nd Street, Richmond

Northstar Community
563 Southlake Blvd, Richmond, VA (Located very close to Chesterfield County)


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AnneMoss Rogers

AnneMoss Rogers is a mental health and suicide education expert, mental health speaker, suicide prevention trainer and consultant. She is author of the Book, Diary of a Broken Mind and co-author of Emotionally Naked: A Teacher's Guide to Preventing Suicide and Recognizing Students at Risk with Kim O'Brien PhD, LICSW. She raised two boys, Richard and Charles, and lost her younger son, Charles to addiction and suicide on June 5, 2015. She is a motivational speaker who empowers by educating and provides life saving strategies and emotionally healthy coping skills. As talented and funny as Charles was, letting other people know they matter was his greatest gift. And now that's the legacy she carries forward in her son's memory. Mental Health Speakers Website.

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